Rep. Paul Broun
Republican • 10th District, Georgia • 4th Term • Sworn In 2007
- 15 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 183 of 437) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 122 of 437)
- 263 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 198 of 439) 9 Made Into Law (Ranks 374 of 439)
Broun was born in Athens, Georgia, the son of Democratic Georgia state senator Paul Broun, Sr. The younger Broun is a graduate of the University of Georgia and earned his medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia. He lives in Athens, and has his medical practice there, a practice which consists primarily of housecalls. He and his wife Niki Bronson Broun have two adult daughters and a teenage son.
Prior to being elected in 2007, Broun made three unsuccessful attempts to run for Congress. In 1990, he lost to Democratic Rep. Richard Ray (D-Ga.). He waged an unsuccessful bid in 1992 for the Republican nomination in the same western Georgia House district. Finally, in 1996, he received a minuscule vote share in the U.S. Senate primary. Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.5530Referred to the Subcommittee Sep 30, 2014 2 Views
To require that hunting activities be a land use in all management plans for Federal land under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of the Inter...
H.R.5544 - Low-Dose Radiation Research Act of 2014Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred Nov 18, 2014 9 Views
To increase the understanding of the health effects of low doses of ionizing radiation.
H.R.5394 - Department of Education Elimination Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Nov 17, 2014 4 Views
To provide for the elimination of the Department of Education, and for other purposes.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5779Referred to the House Committee Dec 02, 2014 8 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a deduction for elementary and secondary private school tuition, and for other purposes.
H.R.5768 - Separation of Powers Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Dec 09, 2014 11 Views
To prohibit the use of funds for granting deferred action or other immigration relief to aliens not lawfully present in the United States.
H.R.5762 - Veterans Equal Access Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Nov 25, 2014 28 Views
To authorize Department of Veterans Affairs health care providers to provide recommendations and opinions to veterans regarding participation ...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 5699: John Muir National Historic Site Expansion Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 5699 John Muir National Historic Site Expansion ActNay (against party)December 11, 2014
H.R. 83: To require the Secretary of the Interior to assemble a team of technical, policy, and financial experts to address the energy needs of the insular areas of the United States and the Freely Associated States through the development of energy action plans aimed at promoting access to affordable, reliable energy, including increasing use of indigenous clean-energy resources, and for other purposes.
On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendment with an Amendment: H R 83 An Act to require the Secretary of the Interior to assemble a team of experts to address the energy needs of the insular areas of the United States and Freely Associated States through the development of energy action plans aimed at promoting access to energyNay (against party)December 11, 2014
H.R. 5806: Supporting America's Charities Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 5806 Supporting America’s Charities ActAye (with party)December 11, 2014